The Regional Association Council (RAC) Leadership Development Workshop focuses on developing future regional leaders and enhancing relationships between the regional nonprofit associations in the promotional products industry. This annual event provides regional association leaders with comprehensive training and networking opportunities—the peer-to-peer interaction fosters and enhances relationships among all the regional associations.
This year, we will SAY IT. SHARE IT. and PROMOTE IT. The promotional products industry and Promotional Products Association International will proclaim, The Rumors Are True, PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS WORK!™ This annual event serves as a cornerstone for recognizing the importance of working with promotional professionals while creating awareness for promotional products as a powerful and effective advertising and marketing medium. Use the new Be The Conversation campaign toolkit to get in touch with buyers, legislators and your community.
Tech Week 2020, Powered By PPAI Tech Summit, was designed to keep you and your industry peers connected while enhancing your technical knowledge–all from the comfort of your couch. This virtual conference kept attendees engaged through an array of thought-provoking, expert-led, interactive sessions exploring the most pertinent technology issues affecting the profession.
Virtual PPAI Product Responsibility Summit offered two sessions per day over five days focused on the most-pressing business implications, challenges and opportunities associated with compliance. Facilitated by industry thought leaders and leaders in compliance, this eye-opening event explored the latest developments, as well as best practices.
The PPAI North American Leadership Conference (NALC) delves into the most relevant, top-of-mind business issues and ideas impacting the promotional products industry with an emphasis on networking events, leadership development, strategic foresight, emerging business issues, trends and best practices.
The SPARK Conference is THE event for young professionals in the promotional products industry. Young professionals are the largest portion of the workforce in America and this is where you can build your network, learn how to lead, and share ideas. Participants will have the opportunity to become engaged, educated, and connected with topics specific to the beginning stages of a successful career in the promotional products industry.
The industry’s foremost conference for professional women who share a common vision to achieve success. A knowledge community of the industry’s best and brightest women. WLC is an opportunity to network with other women in the promotional products industry. This 3-day event includes live education to learn from industry experts while earning credits toward certification.
PPAI's Legislative Education and Action Day (L.E.A.D.)– PPAI members and staff will meet with senators, congressional representatives and their legislative staffs on Capitol Hill to discuss legislation and issues relevant to the promotional products industry. L.E.A.D. delivers information about the strength of the promotional products industry straight to Capitol Hill.
The industry's largest trade show provides the opportunity to see thousands of promotional products and more than 1,300 exhibitors. The PPAI Expo serves as the launch pad for the year, with new events and products every year. This 5-day event includes two days (January 12-16) of educational sessions followed by three days (January 14-16) of open show floor with products from companies all around the country.